CONTACT: MELVIN O. SHAW
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Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0010; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: Jan. 26, 2000
Fulton, Vermeer CEO to be guests at Geneva Lecture
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Alice Fulton, biochemistry professor
and director of the University of Iowa Honors Program, will address UI faculty
and staff at "Finding God at Iowa," a lunch forum, beginning at noon Friday,
Feb. 4 at the Iowa Memorial Union River Room, Room 1.
The lunch forum, one of two Feb. 4 lecture series
events, is a program of the Geneva Lecture Series, a program of the Geneva
Campus Ministry at the UI.
Fulton, author of various books in her field, is a
past vestry member and catechist at Trinity Episcopal Church, Iowa City.
Mary Vermeer Andringa, president and chief operating
officer of Vermeer Manufacturing, Pella, will deliver an address on business
from a Christian perspective. The lecture, "Business Through the Eyes of Faith,"
will be at 2 p.m. at W401 MidAmerican Energy Colloquium Room, Henry B. Tippie
College of Business at the University of Iowa.
Vermeer appears at the UI as part of the Geneva Lecture
Series, a program of the Geneva Campus Ministry at the UI.
Jason Chen, director, Geneva Campus Ministry, a recognized
UI student organization, says the forum is designed to complement the lecture
series that brings speakers to the UI to speak on a wide range of issues from
a Christian perspective.
The Geneva Lecture Series is co-sponsored by the UI
Lecture Committee and the Henry B. Tippie College of Business.
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend
all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability
who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please
contact the Geneva Lecture Series at 319-341-0007.